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Secrets of the Manor House

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Exactly 100 years ago, the world of the British manor house was at its height. It was a life of luxury and indolence for a wealthy few supported by the labor of hundreds of servants toiling ceaselessly "below stairs" to make the lives of their lords and ladies run as smoothly as possible. It is a world that has provided a majestic backdrop to a range of movies and popular costume drama.

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Secrets of Chatsworth

Survey the 500-year history of Chatsworth and learn about its American connections.

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The tale of the famous castle featured in 'Downton Abbey.'

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